Why is python not written in C++ ?
ldo at geek-central.gen.new_zealand
Wed Aug 4 07:36:31 CEST 2010
In message <7xmxt3uo4h.fsf at ruckus.brouhaha.com>, Paul Rubin wrote:
> It's more verbose than C, so coding in it takes more keystrokes, but it
> looks to me like the general coding approach (modulo the extra keystrokes)
> should be similar to that of C, Algol, and so on, and the results should
> be quite a bit more reliable.
I believe the life-support software on the International Space Station is
written in Ada. Would anybody feel happier if that had been done in C++?
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